Most City offices closed on Memorial Day, trash service won’t be interrupted

City of San Angelo

Most City of San Angelo offices will be closed May 30, in observance of Memorial Day. There will be no interruption of trash collection or landfill operations during the holiday weekend.

City offices will reopen at 8 a.m. May 31.

Love Municipal Pool, 18 E. Avenue A, will open for the Memorial Day weekend with public swimming from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday. Admission is $5 per person ages 3-64; free for children under 3; and $3 for adults 65 and older.

City operations that will be closed for the holiday  include Station 618 and Santa Fe Crossing senior centers; the Southside and Carl Ray Johnson recreation centers; the McNease Convention Center; the San Angelo-Tom Green County Health Department; Fairmount Cemetery’s business offices; Municipal Court; the San Angelo Nature Center; and the San Angelo Animal Shelter.

Day passes to Middle Concho and Spring Creek parks at Lake Nasworthy are available at entrance gates to the parks for $3 per vehicle for City residents and $6 per vehicle for non-residents. Camping permits are $6 per campsite per night for City residents and $12 for non-residents. Camping permits are available for purchase at the entrance gates and at Spring Creek Marina. Camping permits are always required. Day passes are required on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays through Labor Day.

At Fort Concho National Historic Landmark, Memorial Day exercises to honor the nation’s military members who have made the ultimate sacrifice will be at 9 a.m. May 30, in front of the headquarters building at the east end of the parade grounds. In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved into the nearby fort commissary building.

Guest speaker for the event will be the Rev. John Pope, retired Air Force chief master sergeant. The Fort Concho Living History Program and Sons of the Confederate Veterans will provide color guard duties and salutes. Stephanie Campbell will sign the National Anthem and several patriotic songs.

The program at the Fort is free and has been organized by the Pocahontas Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, who will provide refreshments.

Fort Concho will stay open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Memorial Day for self-guided tours.

For more information, call Fort Concho at 325-481-2646 or go to fortconcho.com.